The adventures of Tom Sawyer
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Published:
New York : Modern Library, c2001.
Format:
Book
Edition:
2001 Modern Library pbk. ed.
Physical Desc:
xiv, 280 pages ; 21 cm.
Lexile measure:
850L
Status:
Description
Introduction by Frank Conroy Commentary by William Dean Howells, Athenaeum, The Illustrated London News, and Hartford Christian Secretary Nominated as one of America's best-loved novels by PBS's The Great American Read This irresistible tale of the adventures of two friends growing up in frontier America is one of Mark Twain's most popular novels. The farcical, colorful, and poignant escapades of Tom and his friend Huckleberry Finn brilliantly depict the humor and pathos of growing up on the geographic and cultural rim of nineteenth-century America. Originally intended for children, the book transcends genre in its magical depiction of innocence and possibility, and is now regarded as one of Twain's masterpieces. As Frank Conroy observes in his Introduction, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer "has become a sacred text within the body of American literature." This version, which reproduces the Mark Twain Project edition, is the approved text of the Center for Scholarly Editions of the Modern Language Association. Includes a Modern Library Reading Group Guide
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Language:
English
ISBN:
0375756817
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Level 5.3, 2 Points
Lexile measure:
850
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APA Citation (style guide)

Twain, M. (2001). The adventures of Tom Sawyer. 2001 Modern Library pbk. ed. New York: Modern Library.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. 2001. The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. New York: Modern Library.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Twain, Mark, 1835-1910, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. New York: Modern Library, 2001.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Twain, Mark. The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. 2001 Modern Library pbk. ed. New York: Modern Library, 2001. Print.

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